Screenshots: The Windows 8 Reset your PC feature

Once you've made all your selections, click Reset button to begin


Once you've made all your selections, you'll see the screen shown in Figure H. If you are refreshing a laptop or tablet, you will want to make sure that it is plugged in and not running on battery because the next phase of the reset takes a while and you don't want the system to shut down in the middle of it.

Credit: Images by Greg Shultz for TechRepublic

About Greg Shultz

Greg Shultz is a freelance Technical Writer. Previously, he has worked as Documentation Specialist in the software industry, a Technical Support Specialist in educational industry, and a Technical Journalist in the computer publishing industry.

Free Newsletters, In your Inbox